Laurie is shown here painting at her favorite studio away from home at the Art Ovation Hotel, downtown SRQ

The 11th Orange is Featured on Tampa Bay’s Fox 13.

We are so grateful to Fox 13 and Chip Brewster for visiting The 11th Orange on 1/23/20 to give a tour of the studio and feature the signature BE FREE large scale painting classes offered there. For more on the segment, visit: the FOX 13 link to see part of

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New Member of Women Contemporary Artists

I am very excited to announce that I have been juried into the Women Contemporary Artists group – a regional (southwest Florida, USA) group of women artists actively engaged in the visual arts. Please check out their website of over 140 active painters, photographers, sculptors, printmakers and digital artists in

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New Classes in 2020 at The 11th Orange

BE FREE and LIGHT – a take on the large scale BE FREE classes, but working on black paper instead of white canvas. HeART ART collaged journals and Power Creativity with Positive Priorities PlayShop. Any questions? Please give us a call at 941.900.4145. Thanks so much and may your creativity

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Artwork Network ONLINE Gallery & Platform

Laurie Maves ART has had a long standing relationship with Artwork Network Gallery, based in Denver, CO. Since 2008, I have been part of their bricks and mortar gallery as well as online gallery. In 2018, unfortunately the physical gallery shut it’s doors in the Santa Fe Arts District. But

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For a limited time ~Laurie Maves (Shoe) Art on EBAY!

Making a slight departure from large scale abstract themes, I have created a comical carrot themed high heeled shoe painting to benefit Forty Carrots Family Center, located in Sarasota, FL To run alongside the organization’s grand fundraiser called “Wine, Women and Shoes”, which is underway 11/10/19 – 11/15/19, I will

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Supporting HALO ARTS Project in Sarasota, FL

There’s a brand new Non-Profit in Sarasota, FL, that I am honored to be a part of from these initial stages. To learn more about their “Angels for Artists” programs, please visit their website below. More to come this fall, along with a Gala event on January 30, 2020.

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Transforming Grief with Art

I recently lost a dear friend and most meaningful mentor in my life on August 9, 2019. As any good art therapist would recommend, I made a painting about her. I hope you enjoy the work, the video I made about the process, and know that the creative process is

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Guest Artist in Residence at the Art Ovation Hotel

8/5/19 – 8/10/19 Come visit me throughout the week for live painting demos, a fun pop up art show, a Happy Hour Celebration and artist reception Tuesday 8/6/19 from 5-7 pm, as well as the fabulous Picasso and Prosecco 2 hour long Art Class on Thursday 8/8/19 from 6-8 pm

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